The time is now to shift to a sustainable economy. Policymakers need to focus on better outcomes rather than more rules. Boards must demand that ESG factors are embedded into the day-to-day running of the businesses. Corporate governance is a driver of a sustainable business. It’s time that businesses create value beyond financial profit.
@AccountancyEU#sustainablecorpgov another question for the panel for town hall debate – what can the accounting profession do to assist disrupt what Boards consider their responsibilities? Finance in business, auditors and accounting trusted advisors to smaller business?
Corporate governance - A driver of a sustainable economy
Keynote presentation of accountancy Europe thought-leadership paper:
Olivier Boutellis-Taft, CEO, Accountancy Europe
From Chief Finance Officer to Chief Value Officer
Professor Mervyn King, Chair Emeritus of the IIRC and the Global Reporting Initiative
Policy Makers’ response
Salla Saastamoinen, Director, Directorate-General for Justice and Consumers, European Commission
Xavier Leflaive, Principal Administrator, OECD
Moderator Jyoti Banerjee, Partner, Fronesys
Florence Bindelle, Secretary General, EuropeanIssuers
Michel de Fabiani, Chairman of the Policy Committee, ecoDa
Aleksandra Palinska, Senior Regulatory Policy Advisor, EFAMA
Andrew Hobbs, Partner, EMEIA Public Policy Leader, EY
Sebastien Godinot, Economist, WWF